The dreaded accent. When a casting director calls an agent and asks if their client can do X accent, the answer always has to be, ‘Of course! Are you kidding? … Continue reading Best bad movie accents
Sorry all, it’s time for a little rant. I tried to bottle it up but it’s going to make its way out eventually. So let’s have it and start with … Continue reading Has Wes Anderson lost his way?
Oh to be weird. Hold on, wait. I am weird. Weirder than most. I love to be different and David Bowie’s Rebel Rebel was made for me. When everyone ticks … Continue reading Rebel rebel (time for a punk revival)
You all know the Choose Life speech from Trainspotting right? Well recently – with the release of the sequel, T2 – I entered a little writing competition, where we were given the task of updating said speech.
To be fair I shouldn’t even write this post, I’ve seen a woefully low number of films this past year. So what I’ve done is split it (like last year) … Continue reading Best films of 2016: my picks
So I’d like a rant, of sorts, about Star Trek. Ever since J.J. rebooted this franchise, dragging it into the modern era, he set a new standard. Trouble is – … Continue reading The failure of the modern Star Treks
On the way to work today I walked past a mother and a young boy and couldn’t help but notice that the level to which he quizzed her on her … Continue reading What Game of Thrones spin-offs would you watch?
Ok, I haven’t lost the plot… not entirely. But bear with me. There’s a good number of funny movie scenes related to the crotch area that I want to share. … Continue reading Top 5 ‘crotch related’ movie scenes
About a year or so ago I saw Bill Paxton in Nightcrawler, a rather excellent film starring Jake Gyllenhaal. It got me thinking that Paxton is a funny actor, in … Continue reading Top 10 performances of Bill Paxton
Somehow, I’ve not written about the living legend that is Ralph Fiennes before. And, these days, he’s just getting better with age. Well it’s high time we address that and … Continue reading The top 5 performances of Ralph Fiennes